Category Archives: the Art Pod

A pause in this blog for health drama, (not travel–boo!) bummer all!

I was getting ready to go see my photographer, Jason Dowdle, Blue Sky Digital Photographyin Snow Camp last week. I’d made an appointment and we were set. But then, some health drama bloomed up in my body instead, and I … Continue reading

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“Bar Harbor Flowers, ” 36″ x 60″ took shape quickly this month

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Friday in the Studio–some pieces further along

Last Friday I finally got a full studio day. There have been many things other than art on the to-do list, mostly in the chore category. It was great to be back and fling some paint!  

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Clay of the Day–out of the oven

I am continuing with this slip, stain and glaze combo: white slip, golden ambrosia slip and dark teal slip on greenware, then Cushings and butter yellow glazes with stains– black, teal, and golden ambrosia. I’m changing the forms and experimenting … Continue reading

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Two pieces, further along…Seascape and Woodland Visitors

So this big, mystery piece-turned Landscape or Seascape is pretty near done but waiting for that final decision. And then this 40″ x 40″- square piece is slowly shifting through “stuck” place where it has been for so long. Slow … Continue reading

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